The second section is focused on wind engineering, and includes papers examining the influence of walls and ceilings on wind flow in BLWT
tunnels, the response of layered plates to the effects of wind, and a great many more subjects.
This root, moreover, finds cognates in Old South Arabian, where blwt
is "grave"; the Ugaritic bly and the Ethopic balya ("to be consumed"); and the Akkadian balu ("to fade, pass away").
(16) Revolutionary War Pension Application File of Thomas Cloutman, roll 583, W1227, BLWT